ST. MARY'S CALENDAR

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Fr. Barry, Deacon Paul, David and the entire parish staff pray that everyone enjoys a truly blessed and joyous Easter.


    Next Youth Group event is scheduled for Saturday, May 3rd at Dudek Bolwing Alley from 7PM-9PM. Cost is $9. Parent must provide transportation. Register with Bill Dowling at billylmt@hotmail.com


    We are looking for 2 Altar Servers to serve at a wedding on Saturday, April 26th at 1:30 PM.
    >We continue to look for Lectors and Eucharistic Ministers for the 11:30 AM Mass. Please see Fr. Barry or Deacon Paul


May Crowning

It was a very long winter! Spring is typified with our May Crowning honoring the Blessed Mother. We will honor her on Sunday, May 18th at the 11:30 AM Mass. We have decided to grow our parish participation by incorporating our May Crowning with the Mass. Mark the date and let’s fill the church with our children, families and our friends! Our Blessed Mother deserves our thanks for all she has bestowed on us.


Divine Mercy Sunday

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel is celebrating Divine Mercy Sunday at 2:30 PM on April 27th. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament is from 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM. The Chaplet of Divine Mercy will be prayed followed by confessions.
Remember that the Divine Mercy’s Promise to St. Faustina is: “I want to grant a complete pardon to the soul that will go to Confession and received Holy Communion on the Feast of My Mercy (1109).


For the donation of:
A Chalice in memory of Nicholas and Mary Mancieri
Six Communion Plates in memory of Joseph George
Four Communion Cups in memory of Janet Mello


  

The Our Lady of Sorrows Bereavement Support Group will be offered by the Office of Life and Family at St. Anthony’s Church Parish Center, Pope Street in North Providence. They will be meeting every Thursday from May 8th through June 26th, from 7 00 PM to 8:30 PM. This group is free and provides a peaceful place to share their experience and feelings about grief, with the spiritual comfort of our Catholic faith. Most appropriate for adults at least three months beyond their loss. For registration and information please call Pat Owen, 264-3854.


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Sunday, April 27th
Bristol Rotary Club Spring Breakfast Parish Center
Bristol County Chorus Concert Church


The Harvard Krokodiloes Presented by the Community Concert Series @ St. Michael's: Harvard University's all male, tuxedo-clad, internationally famous a cappella singing group. Jazz, swing, and popular standards with harmony and humor! Saturday, April 26, 8:00 p.m., at St. Michael's Church, 399 Hope St., Bristol. Tickets: $20, $15 (seniors), $10 (students), sold at Paper, Packaging & Panache and at the door. Dinner/concert packages: DeWolf Tavern, 254-2005 ($40) Hourglass Brasserie, 396-9811 ($45) The package price includes a fixed price menu (tax and tip not included) and concert ticket, given at the restaurant.




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The bulletin in prepared each week by David.
All desired submissions must be in his office by Tuesday at 3 PM.


Thank you to the Mancieri family

who donated a chalice in memory of their mother and father,
Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas Mancieri.


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Our St. Vincent de Paul Society is looking for help in replenishing the food pantry. We are in need of cereal, soup, canned chili, ravioli, canned meats, pasta and sauce, canned fruits and vegetables, meals in cans and any other non perishables. Demand has been great, our shelve are pretty low on goods, so any help that is provided is appreciated.


Religious Education Schedule

For those who like to plan ahead

The First Communion Class will continue classes and preparation as usual, until May 3, 2014 when they receive their First Holy Communion


  SANCTUARY LAMP MEMORIALS Memorial Candle


There are still open dates for this year and bookings are being taken for 2014.  This is a nice way to have your deceased loved ones remembered.  The lamp burns for one week and the cost is $15.00. 


ProLife


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Adoration is every Wednesday in the Church from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Ministry Message

Do you know someone who could use a little lift? Perhaps someone who is sick or sad? Why not fill out the form in the back of the church to have a card mailed to them? Who doesn’t love to get mail that is not a bill or junk? No cost just a little effort and time – it’s worth it!


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ARE YOU REGISTERD? Are you thinking about becoming a parishioner or simply not registered? It’s as easy as going online to our web site www.stmarybristolri.org and click on the register button! You will receive a welcome letter within a week. If for some reason you don’t, please give the office a call during regular business hours.


Host and Chalice

If you know of any of our parishioners who would like to have Holy Communion brought to them please contact Fr. Barry or Deacon Paul.

Adoration of the Eucharist Every Wednesday in the Church.

8:30 AM – 3:30 PM


PRAY FOR PEACE